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South Dakota has the No. 1 ranked community college system in U.S; ND, Minn. not far behind
Man accused of killing a journalist on his private submarine 'buried her at sea,' police say
Eyes to the sky: Community gathers in Bemidji to view eclipse
U.S. farmers confused by Monsanto weed killer's complex instructions
Turtle River Day is Saturday, Aug. 26
The NFL again is talking about shortening the preseason. Will it ever happen?
Dempsey's late PK sends Sounders past Minnesota United
Sano to DL with shin injury; Kennys Vargas likely to be called up
Stenson takes Wyndham title with record 22-under
Twins jump out early, hold on vs. D-backs
Jeffrey Thomas Kantor
William J. Sliney
Edith M. Allen
Pearl Rose Keenan
Vivian Delgado column: The goal of environmental peace throughout the world
John Eggers column: Combating drugs and violence: the drop-out connection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
Patt Rall column: Sod House Theater holds a sobering production
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Letter to the Editor: Don’t take the agricultural industry for granted
Letter to the Editor: No place for Confederate flag in Bemidji
COMMENTARY: State must invest to maintain academic excellence
You're only as strong as your weakest LinkedIn profile
Gazpacho refreshes on a summer day
December 4, 2015
A 2,552-mile swim of honor: Veteran completes his goal of swimming Mississippi River to honor those lost in war
BEMIDJI—At the southernmost finger of Louisiana, where the Mississippi River mingles with the Gulf of Mexico, Chris Ring finally caught...
December 4, 2015 - 5:43pm
July 26, 2015
Smith graduates from basic training
Air Force Guard Airman 1st Class Lydia Smith graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical...
July 26, 2015 - 12:50am
July 18, 2015
One man’s monument honors all: Winnie Dam family completes uncle’s veterans memorial
WINNIE DAM -- Beneath a modest grave nestled in the Chippewa National Forest on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation lies a man forever to be remembered...
July 18, 2015 - 9:00pm
July 8, 2015
Former BSU prof, veteran sues university, MnSCU over job loss
BEMIDJI—A former BSU professor and Iraq War veteran is suing the university on claims he was unlawfully kept from resuming his job after a three-year stint in the Middle East. Marty Breaker filed suit last week in Minnesota District Court, where he alleges that BSU and the...
July 8, 2015 - 7:02pm
July 5, 2015
Brakner commissioned as second lieutenant in the U.S. Army
Tyler A. Brakner has been commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army after successfully completing the Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) program and graduating with a bachelor's degree from St. John's University, Collegeville, Minn. The new officer will be...
July 5, 2015 - 12:32am
June 9, 2015
VIDEO: Swimming for them, Navy veteran aims to swim from Mississippi River headwaters to Gulf of Mexico
BEMIDJI -- Chris Ring visited Sanford Health Neilson Place on Tuesday as his 2,552-mile swim from Itasca State Park to the Gulf of Mexico approaches...
June 9, 2015 - 7:05pm
June 3, 2015
A decade of honoring duty: Annual Ride for the Troops on Sunday
BEMIDJI -- For the 10th annual Ride for the Troops on Sunday, organizers are remembering the reason and push behind the event. Every year...
June 3, 2015 - 7:22pm
May 17, 2015
Scotty Allison: On Memorial Day, remember to take time to honor veterans
Memorial Day is almost upon us again. On May 25, we will celebrate this holiday throughout our nation. Please enjoy this day with family and...
May 17, 2015 - 12:35am
April 28, 2015
Trip for the Troops: Bemidji group tours Camp Ripley
BEMIDJI -- Eighteen business and civic leaders from Bemidji visited Camp Ripley on Tuesday to learn more about the 53,000-acre facility and the...
April 28, 2015 - 8:55pm
March 8, 2015
Miller graduates basic training
BEMIDJI — U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Zachary E. Miller graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force...
March 8, 2015 - 12:31am
February 15, 2015
Steffes graduates from basic combat training
BEMIDJI -- U.S. Army Pvt. Andrew R. Steffes recently graduated from basic combat training at Fort Benning, Ga. During the nine-week training period, the trainee received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship and bayonet training, chemical warfare, field training...
February 15, 2015 - 12:46am
December 14, 2014
Nichols graduates from basic training
Air Force Airman Josh W. Nichols recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Nichols is the son of Craig and Terry Nichols of Andover, Minn., and grandson of Marry Books of Bemidji. The airman is a 2014 graduate of Anoka...
December 14, 2014 - 12:17am
December 7, 2014
Gram graduates from basic training
Air Force Airman 1st Class Dalen M. Gram graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The...
December 7, 2014 - 12:36am
November 23, 2014
Guida graduated from basic training
Air Force Airman Kristina Guida graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and...
November 23, 2014 - 12:20am
November 16, 2014
Weaver graduated from basic military training
PARK RAPIDS — U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Lucas R. Weaver graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland...
November 16, 2014 - 12:35am